- Ford Professor of Biological Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
He received his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Illinois and his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota. Prior to coming to MIT, Prof. Lauffenburger was a professor at the University of Illinois and the University of Pennsylvania and a visiting professor at the University of Wisconsin. Prof. Lauffenburger has also served as a visiting scientist at the University of Heidelberg, Germany. He is affiliated with The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research; The Ragon Institute of MIT, MGH and Harvard; and is a member of the MIT Center for Gynepathology Research.